We are all loving the current hot weather, I’m seeing a lot of semi-naked people basking in the sun and enjoying a warmth that we don’t normally get in Scotland, however please remember your pets in this heat.
We have seen two dogs already in the last couple of weeks with Hyperthermia. Continue reading
Ticks are blood sucking arthropods related to spiders, mites and scorpions.
Ticks can be found in both rural and urban areas. They prefer moist and shady areas, such as long grass, leaf litter and bushes. Ticks can live in their natural environment for up to 3 years and can survive for one year without taking a meal. Ticks will latch onto your pet as he/she passes by.
After the tick attaches to your pet it Continue reading
I have introduced this section to highlight fun walks for you and your dog. I would like to encourage you to put your own experiences of the areas as well. For suggestions of new areas to go please list these areas under the section Recommended Walks. I will aim to get to these places to try them out as I get a chance. Thank you in advance for your suggestions.
Please keep this in mind at all times for you, your dog, and other members of the public. Continue reading